Hyderabad: A fire broke out near Venkateswara Temple in the hill town of Tirumala at Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh’s Chittoor district on Friday.

At least three fire tenders reached the spot to douse the flames.

Reports said the initial investigations indicate the cause of the fire as overheating in the kitchen.

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams executive officer visited the kitchen and took stock of the situation.

The situation is under control and no casualties have been reported.